The World Health Organisation has declared the spread of monkeypox a global health emergency.

It's the highest alarm they can sound - 14,000 cases of the disease have been reported, and five people have died.

The outbreak has spread to over 70 countries - only Coronanvirus and Polio have also been given the status of a public health emergency of international concern.

Dr Rosamund Lewis, Technical Lead for Monkeypox with the WHO, says cases are unevenly spread across different genders and sexualities:

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